Adventist Health has settled its second False Claims Act case in Fiscal Year 2015, continuing a long series of fraud cases settled by this not-for-profit healthcare organization.
The Department of Justice announced that Adventist Health System will pay $118 million to settle allegations that Adventist violated the False Claims Act and the Stark Law when it paid doctors excessive compensation for patient referrals.
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